Motor vehicles; operating with accumulated snow or ice, penalty. (HB207)

Introduced By

Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Operating motor vehicle with accumulated snow or ice; penalty. Provides that it is a traffic infraction punishable by a fine of $100 for a person to operate a moving motor vehicle with any amount of accumulated snow or ice on its exposed surfaces where, were the snow or ice to become dislodged from such vehicle, such accumulated snow or ice could interfere with the operation of another motor vehicle or cause injury to persons or property. The bill exempts from the infraction a person operating an emergency vehicle, a vehicle engaged in snow or ice removal and control operations, or a vehicle operated during adverse weather conditions arising after operation of the vehicle began that result in the accumulation of snow or ice on such vehicle. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/29/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100004D
12/29/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2018Assigned Transportation sub:
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB207)
01/16/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/23/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (7-Y 3-N)
02/13/2018Left in Transportation